Getting started milking your goats (or cows) can be a little confusing. You can start your milking journey in 5 easy to follow steps!
There are a lot of different teat washes out there, a lot of them contain bleach. I just can’t wrap my head around washing a goat’s udder and teats with bleach. I understand the reasoning, to kill all the bacteria that could potentially cause a problem. Bleach, even diluted, is harsh. Here’s a better homemade […]
Are you thinking about getting your first Family Milk Cow? Me too! That’s why I asked my favorite homestead bloggers for their absolute best tips for the new dairy cow owner.
Three years ago, I abandoned the suburban life I’d live for 30 years and moved my family to 5+ acres in the Tennessee countryside. Now, with cows to milk, sheep to graze, pigs to feed, rabbits to breed, baby chicks to brood, and chicken eggs to gather, I am as happy and fulfilled – and […]